Ubuntu on Lenovo ThinkPad P52s


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The Lenovo ThinkPad P52s laptop with the components described below has been awarded the status of certified pre-install for Ubuntu.

Please note that for pre-installed systems:

  1. The system is available in some regions with a special image of Ubuntu pre-installed by the manufacturer. It takes advantage of the hardware features for this system and may include additional software. You should check when buying the system whether this is an option.
  2. Standard images of Ubuntu may not work at all on the system or may not work well, though Canonical and computer manufacturers will try to certify the system with future standard releases of Ubuntu.

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS 64-bit

Pre-installed by manufacturer

Testing details

This system was tested with 16.04 LTS, running the 4.13.0-1022-oem kernel.

Certification notes

There are no notes for this release.

Hardware summary

This system was tested with these key components:


Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-8650U CPU @ 1.90GHz


nVidia GP108GL [Quadro P500]

Intel UHD Graphics 620


Intel Ethernet Connection (4) I219-LM


Intel Wireless 8265 / 8275

Hardware details


Intel Sunrise Point-LP HD Audio

Intel Unknown


Intel 8087:0a2b


Generic- SD/MMC

Generic USB3.0-CRW

Alcor Micro Corporation AU9540 Smartcard Reader


Lenovo nvme0n1


AT Translated Set 2 keyboard


TPPS/2 IBM TrackPoint


Intel Ethernet Connection (4) I219-LM


Intel Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-8650U CPU @ 1.90GHz


SynPS/2 Synaptics TouchPad


Intel 8086:15c1

Intel Sunrise Point-LP USB 3.0 xHCI Controller

Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. 0bda:0316


nVidia GP108GL [Quadro P500]

Intel UHD Graphics 620


Intel Wireless 8265 / 8275


HDA Intel PCH HDMI/DP,pcm=10

HDA Intel PCH HDMI/DP,pcm=3

HDA Intel PCH HDMI/DP,pcm=7

HDA Intel PCH HDMI/DP,pcm=8

HDA Intel PCH HDMI/DP,pcm=9

HDA Intel PCH Headphone

HDA Intel PCH Mic

Lid Switch

Power Button

Sleep Button

ThinkPad Extra Buttons

Video Bus

Intel nvme0

Intel JHL6240 Thunderbolt 3 NHI (Low Power) [Alpine Ridge LP 2016]

Intel JHL6240 Thunderbolt 3 Bridge (Low Power) [Alpine Ridge LP 2016]

Intel Skylake Processor Thermal Subsystem

Intel Sky Lake Gaussian Mixture Model

Intel Sunrise Point-LP PCI Express Root Port #9

Intel Sunrise Point-LP PMC

Intel Sunrise Point-LP SMBus

Intel Sunrise Point-LP Thermal subsystem

Intel Sunrise Point-LP CSME HECI #1

Intel Sunrise Point-LP Serial IO I2C Controller #0

Intel Unknown

Synaptics, Inc. 06cb:009a

Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub

Linux Foundation 3.0 root hub

Linux Foundation 2a94:564d